Vintage

Bettina Scarlett Presents: 1950s Christmas fair

Bettina Scarlett Presents: 1950s Christmas fair

A 1950s Christmas fair is coming to Camden, London's alternative heartland!

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How To Find The Bestest Vintage Glasses

How To Find The Bestest Vintage Glasses

Ooh... how about jazzing up your prescription glasses with JOYOUS vintage frames? We get all gooey and inspired with tips …

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The DIY Vintage Fashion Museum of Cinematic Delights

The DIY Vintage Fashion Museum of Cinematic Delights

What would YOU put in your very own vintage fashion film museum? Shirley Maclaine's luscious green tights, perhaps? Or maybe …

Style ideas for combining retro fashion periods

Style ideas for combining retro fashion periods

Style ideas for combining retro fashion periods - 1950s skirts, 1920s shoes, vintage hats, 50s pearls and art deco belts...

Corsets history from 16th C to Victorian and alternative corsets today

Corsets history from 16th C to Victorian and alternative corsets today

A history of corsets and corsetry, looking at the rise of the alternative, burlesque corest today.

Corsetry misconceptions and how to deal with them

Corsetry misconceptions and how to deal with them

Many misconceptions over corsets continue to this very day. Why do some people continue to think corsets are bad?

Rockabilly Style and Fashion Tips

Rockabilly Style and Fashion Tips

See all our rockabilly clothing ideas and guide to rockabilly hairstyles and fashion

Fishnets - vintage / punk / goth style

Fishnets – vintage / punk / goth style

Fishnets - a style guide on how to wear fishnets in vintage and punk / goth fashion, with a retro …

Vintage Silk Handkerchiefs

Vintage Silk Handkerchiefs

Get up to hanky panky with silk handkerchiefs, an essential accessory in retro vintage style

Bernie Dexter interview

Bernie Dexter interview

Read our interview with Bernie Dexter, the pin up rockabilly queen who has taken rockabilly alt modelling to a new …

Fashion corsets - Getting 'waisted' for the first time

Fashion corsets – Getting ‘waisted’ for the first time

KathTeaChin turns herself into a well-dressed lab rat to discover what it's like to break in a fashion corset over …

History of the mini skirt

History of the mini skirt

When Mary Quant set up Bazaar, one of the first swinging sixties fashion boutiques, she basically invented the mini skirt …

Bohemian Style Tips

Bohemian Style Tips

Clothing 101 - A guide to bohemian style. How to acheive it and where it came from...

Bosozoku japanese biker gangs and bosozoku style

Bosozoku japanese biker gangs and bosozoku style

Love japanese fashion but looking beyond harajuku style? Our guide to japanese bosozoku biker street gangs will help you achieve …